English dictionary definition of:



  • cause to become sober
  • become more realistic
  • become sober after excessive alcohol consumption


  • not affected by a chemical substance (especially alcohol)
  • completely lacking in playfulness
  • dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises
  • lacking brightness or color; dull


drab   grave   sedate   serious   solemn   somber American English spelling   sombre British English spelling   unplayful  

Scrabble score for sober

Scrabble score = 7

generated at 12:07:53 on 13-03-20

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